Hiking The Ulsanbawi Trail

    May 25, 2018

    A step-by-step guide on one of Seoraksan’s most popular trails. Ulsanbawi is 3.8km from the entrance of the Seoraksan National Park in Sokcho. The trail begins past the Sinheungsa temple, and takes you past trickling streams into dense forests. It starts off fairly easy, with lots of flat ground and minor inclines. Labeled as one of the hardest courses in Seoraksan, this trail is no easy feat but beginners are more than able to complete the course as well. If…

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    Jongmyo Shrine, Seoul

    The Jongmyo Shrine is not far off from the Changdeokgung and Changgyeonggung Palaces, but it most certainly gives off a different vibe from the rest. The royal ancestral rites (also known as Jongmyo Jerye)…

    May 15, 2018

    Bukchon Hanok Village, Seoul

    A walk through the Bukchon Hanok Village, which literally translates to “northern village”, will take you back in time to the streets of the Joseon Dynasty. The neighbourhood is relatively quiet, and for a…

    May 11, 2018

    Gyeongbokgung Palace, Seoul

    Arguably the most popular and beautiful palace on the list, the grounds of the Gyeongbokgung Palace is so vast that it easily took me an hour and a half just to cover it all…

    May 7, 2018

    10 Things To See And Do In Arashiyama

    When you think of Kyoto’s Arashiyama, the first thought that comes to mind is most definitely the famed Bamboo Forest. Tourists from all over the world flock here just to see it, making it…

    March 4, 2018